police say 49 year-old man was killed after being hit by train
services through Highbridge and Burnham train station were suspended
on Saturday evening (November 12th) following a fatal incident
Transport Police say a man was tragically struck by a train, prompting
the closure of the line between Weston and Taunton.
spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Shortly before 7pm on
Saturday, we were called to Bridgwater station after reports that
a person was struck by a train."
attended alongside local paramedics however a 49-year-old man
was sadly pronounced dead at the scene. His family have been informed."
mans death is not being treated as suspicious and a file
will be prepared for the coroner."
Western Railway suspended services for several hours through the
Burnham-On-Sea area, with Highbridge station closed until after